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FS#47948 - [pacman] Make -Fs behave like -Ss and output group-membership and installation-state

Attached to Project: Pacman
Opened by Alexander Schnaidt (Namarrgon) - Saturday, 30 January 2016, 02:09 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Friday, 12 February 2016, 14:27 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Output
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To Allan McRae (Allan)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 5.0.0
Due in Version 5.1.0
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 2
Private No


Summary and Info:

It would be handy if -Fs could also output the groups that a package is a member of and whether it is already installed (perhaps even the version that is installed).
Analogous to -Ss:

$ pacman -Ss pacman
testing/pacman 5.0.0-1 (base base-devel) [installed]
A library-based package manager with dependency support
core/pacman 4.2.1-4 (base base-devel) [installed: 5.0.0-1]
A library-based package manager with dependency support
core/pacman-mirrorlist 20160124-1 [installed]
Arch Linux mirror list for use by pacman

Compared to the current(5.0.0-1) output of -Fs:

$ pacman -Fs pacman
testing/pacman 5.0.0-1
core/pacman 4.2.1-4
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